One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
phrasal verbNorth American
(of lessons at school, a meeting, or an entertainment) finish, so that those attending are able to leave.‘his classes let out at noon’
- ‘The last screening of the film festival let out at 7:30 p.m.’
- ‘School begins at seven and lets out at two thirty.’
- ‘It was raining in true Florida fashion the day after the schools were let out.’
- ‘What time does class let out?’
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